Miscellaneous Input/Output (
astropy.io.misc module contains miscellaneous input/output routines that
do not fit elsewhere, and are often used by other Astropy sub-packages. For
astropy.io.misc.hdf5 contains functions to read/write
Table objects from/to HDF5 files, but these
should not be imported directly by users. Instead, users can access this
functionality via the
Table class itself (see
Unified file read/write interface). Routines that are intended to be used directly by users are
listed in the
This package contains miscellaneous utility functions for data input/output with astropy.
This package contains functions for reading and writing HDF5 tables that are
not meant to be used directly, but instead are available as readers/writers in
astropy.table. See Unified file read/write interface for more details.